13 triggers that can aggravate your fibromyalgia

Sometimes life with fibromyalgia seems to sail in a minefield. There is a seemingly endless number of “mines” that can make the symptoms worse, causing fibromyalgia to flare up. You have to be careful because even a single false step can affect your days while you try to recover from the pain or damage caused. Understanding what…

I can not be the “perfect housewife” with fibromyalgia, and that’s good.

Par: Alicia Thompson I must admit he was a rather unusual child. I grew up watching cooking shows, Martha Stewart and “I Love Lucy”. I dreamed of being the ideal housewife of the 50’s with a flawless house. (I know, call me old-fashioned, but I found it amusing.) One day I imagined doing the detailed DIY for which…

The Different Stages of Fibromyalgia (6th is Shocking …

Level 1 You have begun to feel pain and fatigue that he never knows what’s going on, but it hurts and he is tired. He can do a job, you can do it during the day, but you know that something is wrong … so it’s something that will start to investigate. 2nd step You have…

The Different Stages of Fibromyalgia (6th is Shocking …

Level 1 You have begun to feel pain and fatigue that he never knows what’s going on, but it hurts and he is tired. He can do a job, you can do it during the day, but you know that something is wrong … so it’s something that will start to investigate. 2nd step You have…

What’s the Best Treatment for Fibromyalgia Pain?

Dr. Sharon OrrangeDr. Orrange is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Geriatric, Hospitalist and General Internal Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.Posted on October 17, 2018 Migraines, sensitivity to touch, fatigue and pain all over…that’s what folks with fibromyalgia deal with. For a long time, patients and doctors were…

How to treat frozen shoulders in fibromyalgia

How to treat frozen shoulders in fibromyalgia

Search pain relief is a major concern for the vast majority of people seeking medical care, and while some forms of pain are very easy to diagnose and treat (or even cure), others have very limited knowledge. A good example of this is fibromyalgia, where chronic pain throughout the body can feel so bad that…

Fibromyalgia and leg pain. Everyone should know.

Do you suffer from fibromyalgia, leg pain? Pain associated with pain points and activation points at multiple sites? Although they are often referred to as contact points, they are actually areas rather than charges. I still have to find someone with fibromyalgia that simply has a point of pain or tenderness. (However, both hot spots and areas of generalized…

I’m hurt and I can’t sleep: Fibromyalgia and sleep disorders

Knowing how to manage your fibromyalgia-related sleep issues is important.T I treat a number of patients with fibromyalgia syndrome. They often come to me with chronic insomnia, and difficulty staying asleep throughout the night. Even when they do manage to get a decent night of sleep, my patients with fibromyalgia tell me they still feel exhausted…